Weather in Coopers Beach, Mangonui, New Zealand in August

So you're interested in going to Coopers Beach, Mangonui, New Zealand in August

August is too cold for swimming in Coopers Beach for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Sunshine in Coopers Beach in August

The average day light hours per day in Coopers Beach in August are 10.8 and there are 5 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Coopers Beach in August is typically 3.9 during August. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Coopers Beach in August

The average sea water temperature in Coopers Beach in August is 13.6° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.